Dr. Steven Packer has served as President/CEO of Community Hospital Foundation and its related corporations since January 1999. He previously served as Chief of Staff at Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula and was Medical Director of Community Hospital’s Intensive Care Unit from 1988-1999. He is a graduate of UCSF School of Medicine, where he also completed Internal Medicine training. A pulmonary and critical care fellowship followed at UC Irvine. He completed the Stanford Executive Program at Stanford’s Graduate School of Business in 1999. Dr.
Packer is a member of AOA Medical Honor Society and is a Distinguished Fellow of CSU Monterey Bay. In 2009, he was awarded the California Health Foundation & Trust’s Walker-Sullivan Fellowship and traveled to Israel to study their mass casualty incident response.